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Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Snowchild Tag

First time using Cricut Snow Friends cartridge which is free accessible with my Cricut subscription on Design Space.

Thought outside the box and gave the Snowchild ice skates cutting some silver glitter cardstock to add to the boots.

 Supplies List 

Cricut cartridge:  Snow Friends  3" Snowchild (new)
Die-Namics: die - Tag Stax
ink:  VersaFine Onyx Black
machine: Cricut Explore Air, Sizzix BIGkick
marker: Sharpie black (bird's eye)
paper: cardstock - black, blues, brown, orange, red, silver glitter, white core'd, white glitter,
   Darice Lt Blue w/ white mini dots
ribbon: Maker's Holiday
stamp:  Simon Says Stamp Snow Gear
Tim Holtz: Distress Ink - walnut stain (on bird)
tool:  MISTI

Entering this into the following challenges:

1/27   CHNC Christmas Ch317 Anything Christmas   opt feature a sentiment    UE   1/21

1/29   Bitten by the Bug 2 Ch Ice Skate    UE   1/23
1/29   Simon Says Stamp Mon Spread Your Wings     5E(#2)   1/23   Wings - Bird

1/30    Tues Throwdown #327 Anything Goes   2E(#2)   1/24

1/31   Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas Ch Extra Jan 2017   UE  1/
1/31   Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper Jan 2017 Ch   UE  1/1
1/31   DLART Jan Linky Ch   1Eperday no stacking   1/1

1/31   Simon Says Stamp Wed Anything Goes        5E(#1)   1/25

2/5    Fantabulous Cricut Ch#293 Snow  3E(#1)   1/23

2/28    Simon Says Stamp Work It Wed Jan 2017 Make something New Use New Product      3E(#1)  1/25


  1. Very cute tag and so clever using the glitter cardstock- perfect! Thanks for joining us at FCCB this week!

  2. Melissa, this is a darling tag. I love your skating (or resting?) snowman with his silver blades! Great colors and the sentiment is so cute. Thank you for joining us in the Ice Skate challenge at BBTB2.

  3. Great tag and I love her skates. Thanks for joining us at CHNS patterned Paper Challenge this month.

  4. Wonderful tag! great job. this is super cute!

  5. Your tag is adorable! I love snowmen and this little cutie is so sweet. Great job! Thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge.

    Cathie ♥

  6. This tag is sooo cute! I love the ice skates on him and the little bird - adorable! Thank you for joining us at FCCB! Blessings, Jamie

  7. Hi Melissa!

    Super cute tag you've made, and I too love all things snowman! I love how the dp you used looks like a snow-filled sky. Thanks for sharing your endless creativity with us at CHNC Extra! :)

    ~Marie B -DT

  8. Thanks for entering all of my Craftyhazelnut's challenges with your lovely crafting - hope to see you again soon. x

  9. Oh, what an adorable tag. Great thinking to add the skates to this cute snowman! Thanks for joining us at BBTB2.

  10. This is a cutie, Melissa. You did a great job. This snowman tag would be a perfect fit for our current challenge at Paper Sweeties, and I'd love to have you come by and play along with us. It would be a blessing to have you join us. Here's a link so you can find us. I do hope you will join all the fun!

    Have a blessed week!
    Karen L

  11. Great idea - love all the snowmen on Snow Friends - I've had that cart for years!! They are fun to assemble too. thanks for joining our wintery ice skate challenge at Bitten by the Bug2.

  12. Really cute tag, love his shimmery skates. Thank you for joining us at BBTB2

  13. Awesomely cute :) Thanks for joining us this week at BBTB2!

  14. Gorgeous tag Melissa! The snow child is so cute.
    Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
    Mandy xx

  15. What a cute tag! His little face is adorable! Thanks so much for joining us for the FCCB challenge this week! Hugs, DT Karla